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Is Cork Breathable?

Is Cork Breathable?

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Cork is a highly versatile material with a wide range of applications. That spans from the obvious – pinboards, coasters, and wine bottles – to the more obscure, such as iPad covers, shoes, mousemats, or even some woodwind instruments. But more recently, it’s become well known for its use as a thermal insulator.

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How is Cork Made?

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Whether it’s securing a bottle of wine or insulating your walls, there’s no question that cork makes an impact on our daily lives. But how is cork made? If you’re scratching your head, read on to learn the answer – and why it could benefit your home.

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Is Cork Sustainable & Eco-Friendly?

Is Cork Sustainable & Eco-Friendly?

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Cork – it’s something we use quite frequently without even noticing it. From providing a stopper for wine bottles to insulation for your home, it has a myriad of uses.

But if you’re feeling concerned about its environmental impact, you might be wondering, “is cork sustainable and eco-friendly?”. To put your mind at ease, let’s answer those questions now…

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5 of the Best Insulation Materials

5 of the Best Insulation Materials

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With energy prices rising, it’s never been more important to insulate your property. But which insulation is best? In truth, there are several options if you want to stop heat escaping from your home or commercial property.

Read on as we look at five of the best insulation materials, including their properties and any drawbacks.

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Cork Sound Insulation – A Quick & Easy Guide

Cork Sound Insulation – A Quick & Easy Guide

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Fed up of loud traffic noises invading your home? Or maybe you’re just sick of hearing the neighbours’ bad taste in music through your bedroom wall?

Whatever the reason, noise pollution can make a huge impact on your appreciation of your home. Fortunately, there’s a simple solution – cork sound insulation. Read on as we look at the different types and how it’s fitted…

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Where is Cork Grown?

Where is Cork Grown?

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Whether you’re using something in your day-to-day life or considering it for your property, it’s only natural that you’ll want to know where it comes from. That could be down to environmental concerns or just curiosity.

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Is Cork Heat Resistant?

Is Cork Heat Resistant?

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Cork is a powerful natural material that possesses a number of useful qualities. Some of the most common questions relate to its insulative qualities. To make things clear, we’ll answer whether cork is heat resistant and if it’s a good insulator too.

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